The world’s most dangerous shooter also shoots it more than everyone else

By Jonas Siegel As originally published in The Athletic – Auston Matthews, right? Can we really start anywhere else? I don’t think so. One interesting, if overlooked, element of Matthews’ rise into this — someone who might well score 70 goals in less than 80 games this season — is the unparalleled and increasing frequency […]

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Shane Warne obituary: A fascinating life on and off the cricket field

By Geoff Lemon Australian cricket commentator Comfortably history’s best leg-spinner, arguably history’s best bowler and surpassed only by Sir Donald Bradman as Australia’s greatest cricketer, Shane Keith Warne has died of a suspected heart attack at the age of 52. Warne was an unlikely candidate for a sporting hero or national icon when he began […]

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French No. 1 Tennis Star Gael Monfils blames adverse reaction to Covid booster for his recent withdrawals

The Frenchman previously reported he has been experiencing “a small health issue” after receiving his booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. By Kamakshi Tandon For Tennis.com Published Feb 23, 2022 Gael Monfils says he will not play next week’s Davis Cup tie for France, saying he appears to have experienced small side-effects to his third […]

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Matthews is Rewriting the Maple Leafs Record Book

February 7, 2021 by Kevin Armstrong The Hockey Writers The Toronto Maple Leafs are going to have to update the record book – again. After scoring two goals during Saturday’s 5-1 defeat of the Vancouver Canucks, Auston Matthews has 299 points. That was his 293rd game. He plays game number 294 on Monday against Vancouver. If he […]

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